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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX50


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Manufacturer Sony Electronics
Model name Cyber-shot DSC-WX50
Date announced 2012-01-29
MSRP $199
Street price $129  See all prices
Official site Cyber-shot DSC-WX50 Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/2.3" (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4608 x 3456 (16 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 5X optical + 2X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
25mm - 125mm
Max aperture F2.6 - F6.3
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) Yes (5 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support No
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case Yes
 
LCD size 2.7"
LCD resolution 460,800 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, white balance
ISO range 100 - 12800
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVCHD)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method 19MB onboard memory + Memory Stick Duo and SD/SDHC/SDXC card
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used NP-BN1 (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
240 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
3.8 x 2.1 x 0.8 in (96.5 x 53.3 x 20.3 mm)
Weight (empty) 3.6 oz (101 g)
 
Included software Picture Motion Browser
 
Misc. notes Has numerous multi-shot options, including HDR. Comes in silver and black.
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